Coronavirus latest advice and FAQs

These are the answers to questions about COVID-19 posed by you. We will keep you up to date with any new information and advice as we get it.

Questions

If you suspect you have COVID-19

Should I wear a face mask?

I haven’t heard about my next hospital appointment, what should I do?

Will I be vaccinated early because I have pulmonary fibrosis?

What about my medical treatment?

How do I maintain social distancing?

Preventing others from infecting you

What about my oxygen supply?

Getting food, medicines and essential supplies

We are still shielding. Will my kids have to go to school?

Should I return to work?

What happens if I am admitted to hospital?

What about medications and the coronavirus?

What can I do to help others?

This page was originally published on 18 March 2020, and was last updated on 12 November 2020. This advice is updated as new information becomes available.